Our office in Moscow has long been at the forefront of legal and business developments in Russia’s legal market. Our lawyers bring decades of experience serving clients in Russia and the former Soviet Union, and we can trace our involvement back to major trade and investment projects during the détente period of the late 1970s and the early days of perestroika.
Members of our Moscow team consistently are recognized as leaders by a variety of top industry publications. We were awarded the 2011 ILO Client Choice Award for Russia in recognition of our service to clients. Which Lawyer? Yearbook rates our Moscow office among the best in corporate/M&A, private equity/venture capital and real estate. The prestigious Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa lists us among the top firms in Russia for technology, media and telecommunications (TMT); energy and natural resources; and corporate/M&A. In addition, we are recognized in the 2012 edition of Russia’s Best Lawyers in corporate, energy and natural resources, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, and mining.
Our Moscow office advises clients on matters regarding corporate law, intellectual property, labor, real property, securities, banking, and antitrust and natural resources litigation, as well as in the context of cross-border transactions. Clients seek our help in navigating the growing body of regulatory law in the energy, mining and communications industries, as well as other sectors. We also provide legal assistance to clients on general litigation and bankruptcy issues.
Our clients are as diverse as our services, representing a wide sector of industries including automotive, aerospace, banking, engineering, food processing, pharmaceuticals, energy, manufacturing, transportation, technology and real estate.
Trained primarily in Russia, the United States and Ukraine, our Moscow lawyers collectively are fluent in five languages and are active members of important legal and industry organizations.